Latest VisitBritain Stories

2011-07-27 07:10:00

NEW YORK, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Olympic Committee and VisitBritain today announced "Team USA: Britain Bound," a first-of-its kind, interactive program that will see an all-star roster of U.S. Olympic and Paralympic champions tour Britain this fall.

2011-03-10 14:00:00

LOS ANGELES, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the new film adaptation of Charlotte Bronte's classic novel Jane Eyre, tourism agencies VisitBritain and Welcome to Yorkshire invite travelers to experience Bronte Country.

2011-02-16 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Much has been said about the power of Facebook and other social networking sites in bringing people together.

2011-02-14 11:00:00

Fans given chance to win a VIP trip to see the "real" Downton Abbey BOSTON, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For forty years, fans of the popular drama series MASTERPIECE on PBS have been dazzled by the stunning locations featured in its programs.

Word of the Day
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.